Belgore commissions 3 landmark projects in Interior Ministry


By Palma Ileye

Permanent Secretary Ministry of Interior, Dr Shuaib Belgore on has yesterday commissioned three newly completed projects in the Ministry comprising a Creche, Data Center and Electronic Document Management System.

While commissioning the Ultra-Modern Creche, Belgore disclosed that the Creche was conceived to provide a conducive working environment to nursing mothers in the Ministry, spare such mothers unnecessary anxiety associated with nursing their babies as well as giving them confidence aimed at improving their efficiency and productivity.

While also commissioning the Data Center for the Ministry, the Permanent Secretary explained that the initiative for the project was born out of urgent need to store and protect vital information in modern form to enhance process of data sharing among security agencies.

He explained that that Data Center is key to storage, safety and retrieval of information which will also serve as backup to intelligence gathering. The facility will also guard against loss of information In case of fire disaster or other form of unforeseen mishaps in offices thereby safeguarding security of documents.

While lunching the Electronic Document Management System – EDMS in the Ministry, Dr. Belgore disclosed that the sctualisation of the EDMS dream is inline with the introduction of Personnel Management System which is aimed at improving staff efficiency and service delivery in the Ministry.

The PS said that the system is bound to improve work flow within the system from one schedule officer to the next thereby reducing paperwork and wastage of stationeries.

He opined that the system will promote hard work, increase workers productivity and further meets staff training needs and turn them to thoroughbred professionals.

In attendance at the events were directors in the Ministry, aids of the Permanent Secretary and Senior Staff .